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Canberra Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 27°C
fog_then_sunny

Now

9.7°C falling
Updated at 01:40 EST

ACT for Tuesday Sunny day. Areas of fog in the early morning. Light winds.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.7°C falling
Dew Point 7.3°C falling
Feels Like 7.9°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1021.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EST
Sunset sunset
17:29 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 6.9°C
Braidwood 5.4°C
Goulburn Ap 9.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3am

Fog
8°C

6am

Fog
5°C

9am

Clear
13°C

12pm

Clear
23°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 27°C 23°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 22°C
Minimum 5°C 7°C 8°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 50% 10% 30% 40% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Slight Slight Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 4
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction W 4km/h
W
WNW 10km/h
WNW
S 4km/h
S
NNW 11km/h
NNW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
S 13km/h
S
SE 17km/h
SE
S 11km/h
S
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 74% 28% 52% 27% 63% 38% 62% 39% 66% 46% 69% 42% 69% 39%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 8°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:08 EST
sunrise
06:34 EST
sunset
17:29 EST
last light
17:55 EST
moon
rise
Tue 14:13 EST
set
Wed 01:10 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Apr 23
5.4°C 24°C 0.2mm
Sun
Apr 22
10.8°C 19.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
6.0°C 23.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
6.8°C 25.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 19
5.2°C 24.2°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
213.7mm
28.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
146.2mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
133.8mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
64.4mm
Feb 26
Lowest Temperature
1.7°C
Mar 27
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Jan 7

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.2°C
19th
Lowest On Record
-3.7°C
25th 1999
Average This Month
9.7°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
6.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.8°C
11th
Highest On Record
32.6°C
12th 1968
Average This Month
25.8°C
+5.8°C
Long-term Average
20.0°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.0mm
14th
Total This Month
14.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.0mm
7.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
187.2mm
1989
Driest On Record
0.8mm
1997
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Weather News

Wet and windy day ahead for northeast NSW

15:26 EST

Northeast NSW will receive a bust of rain, wind and storms this week as a low pressure system forms over the Tasman Sea.

Perth still thirsty after weekend storms

11:27 EST

Perth received its heaviest rain since mid-January on the weekend, although it wasn't enough to make up for the city's rainfall deficit of the last few months.

Unseasonable warmth continuing for South Australia

16:56 EST

A slow moving airmass and mostly sunny skies has brought well above average temperatures to much of SA, and will continue to on Monday.